Latest Content: Tips

Bass fishing for beginners

Apr 28, 2014

If you're new to bass fishing, we've got you covered. Check out this video to get started in the pursuit of our beloved black bass!

Add stealth to spring tactics

Apr 25, 2014

‘Tis the season when fish get wary. They’re spawning in some southern states and might even be in the postspawn mode on others. Up north, the ice is leaving and bass are starting to nose around in the shallows.

The spawn is on!

Apr 24, 2014

A lingering winter backs up the spawning cycles and gets lakes off their seasonal schedules. But, you know, that’s not all bad.

How to vary your retrieve with a lipless crank

Apr 24, 2014

Bassmaster Opens angler Rich Howes talks about how to change up your retrieve to trigger strikes, and how he used his 2014 Classic opportunity to raise money for children.

How not to hold a hawg

Apr 22, 2014

There's a right way and a wrong way to hold a big bass.

Day on the lake with Brandon Card

Apr 22, 2014

Welcome to Bassmaster Magazine's Day on the Lake! This month, it’s Brandon Card’s turn to take on a small lake he’s never seen before; he’ll attempt to catch bass for seven hours while we document his every move.

Crankbaitin’ for bass, Part 2

Apr 22, 2014

Chris Lane breaks down his crankbaitin' for bass strategy in part 2.

Next stop: The Big Bend!

Apr 17, 2014

I’m looking down the road and I see one of the Bassmaster Elite Series events I’m most excited about – Toledo Bend, May 1-4.

Crankbaitin’ for bass, Part 1

Apr 15, 2014

For the next couple of weeks we’re going to talk about crankbaits and bass.

Fishing in a crowd

Apr 15, 2014

Every tournament fisherman has the perfect plan the night before a tournament: Get to the lake, blast off, go to my best spot and catch the biggest fish with no pressure on the water.

Catch the biggest bass of your life

Apr 15, 2014

Looking for the right rod, reel, line and gear to catch that bass of a lifetime? Follow Mike Long's advice.

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